Pediatric Surgery

Eunice Huang, MD, MS

Dr. Huang

Dr. Huang attended college at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. After studying medicine at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, she completed her general surgery residency at the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center. She then came to the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and completed a fellowship in pediatric surgery at the Le Bonheur Children's Hospital. Following her fellowship training, she accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.

Dr. Huang has a Master's degree in Epidemiology through the UT Department of Preventive Medicine. She is currently a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Member of the Association for Academic Surgery, American Pediatric Surgical Association, American Academy of Pediatrics - Section on Surgery, American Medical Association, Association of Women Surgeons, and the American Medical Informatics Association.

Research and Interests

  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Anorectal Malformation
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  • Outcomes Research
  • Health and Biomedical Informatics

University Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
  • Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Residency Program
  • Chief Research Biomedical Informatics Officer, Children’s Foundation Research Institute

Medical School

  • University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

Post Graduate Training

  • Residency: University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
  • Pediatric Surgery Fellowship University of Tennessee, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, TN

Various Publications

  • Price AJ, Huang EY, Sebastiano V, Dunn AR. A semi-interpenetrating network of polyacrylamide and recombinant basement membrane allows pluripotent cell culture in a soft, ligand-rich microenvironment. Biomaterials. 2016 Dec 9;121:179-192. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2016.12.005. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28088685.
  • Surya VN, Michalaki E, Huang EY, Fuller GG, Dunn AR. Sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor 1 regulates the directional migration of lymphatic endothelial cells in response to fluid shear stress. J R Soc Interface. 2016 Dec;13(125). pii: 20160823. PubMed PMID: 27974574; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5221531.
  • Savoie KB, Thomas F, Nouer SS, Langham MR Jr, Huang EY. Age at presentation and management of pediatric intussusception: A Pediatric Health Information System database study. Surgery. 2016 Nov 11. pii: S0039-6060(16)30616-X. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2016.09.030. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27842915.
  • Cheng JY, Huang EY, Hsu SN, Wang CJ. Simultaneous integrated boost (SIB) of the parametrium and cervix in radiotherapy for uterine cervical carcinoma: a dosimetric study using a new alternative approach. Br J Radiol. 2016 Dec;89(1068):20160526. PubMed PMID: 27706947.
  • Lee WJ, Huang EY, Tsai CM, Kuo KC, Huang YC, Hsieh KS, Niu CK, Yu HR. Role of Serum Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgA, IgM, and IgG in the Diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae-Related Pneumonia in School-Age Children and Adolescents. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2017 Jan 5;24(1). pii: e00471-16. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00471-16. PubMed PMID: 27760779.
  • Azarakhsh N, Grimes S, Chotai PN, Shephard C, Huang EY. Post-resection outcomes for pediatric ovarian neoplasm: is ovarian-preserving surgery a good option? Pediatr Surg Int. 2017 Jan;33(1):97-104. doi: 10.1007/s00383-016-3987-x. PubMed PMID: 27738824.

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Board Certifications and Certificates

  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Pediatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN

Dr. Huang is married to Raymond Gardocki and they have three children - Alex, TJ and Ryan.